NYSE:AYR - Aircastle Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$20.95 -0.04 (-0.19 %)
(As of 08/20/2018 02:41 AM ET)
Previous Close$20.95
Today's Range$20.86 - $21.10
52-Week Range$18.97 - $25.30
Volume320,238 shs
Average Volume415,666 shs
Market Capitalization$1.60 billion
P/E Ratio11.20
Dividend Yield5.45%
Aircastle logoAircastle Limited, through its subsidiaries, leases, finances, sells, and manages commercial flight equipment to airlines worldwide. The company also invests in other aviation assets. As of December 31, 2017, its aircraft portfolio comprised 236 aircraft leased to 81 lessees located in 43 countries. Aircastle Limited was founded in 2004 and is based in Stamford, Connecticut.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NYSE
Industry Equipment rental & leasing, not elsewhere classified
Sub-IndustryTrading Companies & Distributors


Debt-to-Equity RatioN/A
Current Ratio0.04
Quick Ratio0.04


Trailing P/E Ratio11.20
Forward P/E Ratio9.79
P/E Growth0.95

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$796.62 million
Price / Sales2.06
Cash Flow$6.2351 per share
Price / Cash3.36
Book Value$24.24 per share
Price / Book0.86


EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$1.87
Net Income$147.87 million
Net Margins28.40%
Return on Equity11.70%
Return on Assets3.16%


Outstanding Shares78,190,000
Market Cap$1.60 billion

Aircastle (NYSE:AYR) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Aircastle's stock symbol?

Aircastle trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "AYR."

How often does Aircastle pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Aircastle?

Aircastle declared a quarterly dividend on Friday, August 3rd. Stockholders of record on Friday, August 31st will be given a dividend of $0.28 per share on Friday, September 14th. This represents a $1.12 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 5.35%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, August 30th. View Aircastle's Dividend History.

How were Aircastle's earnings last quarter?

Aircastle Limited (NYSE:AYR) announced its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, August, 7th. The transportation company reported $0.67 EPS for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of $0.53 by $0.14. The transportation company had revenue of $204.28 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $194.60 million. Aircastle had a net margin of 28.40% and a return on equity of 11.70%. View Aircastle's Earnings History.

When is Aircastle's next earnings date?

Aircastle is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, November, 1st 2018. View Earnings Estimates for Aircastle.

What price target have analysts set for AYR?

8 equities research analysts have issued twelve-month target prices for Aircastle's stock. Their predictions range from $24.00 to $26.00. On average, they expect Aircastle's share price to reach $24.50 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 16.9% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Aircastle.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Aircastle?

8 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Aircastle in the last year. There are currently 7 hold ratings and 1 buy rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for Aircastle.

Who are some of Aircastle's key competitors?

Who are Aircastle's key executives?

Aircastle's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Michael J. Inglese, CEO & Director (Age 56)
  • Mr. Aaron Dahlke, Chief Financial Officer (Age 49)
  • Mr. Roy Chardain Chandran, Exec. VP of Corp. Fin. & Strategy (Age 54)
  • Mr. Christopher L. Beers, Chief Legal Officer & Sec. (Age 53)
  • Mr. Michael Kriedberg, Chief Commercial Officer (Age 57)

Has Aircastle been receiving favorable news coverage?

News coverage about AYR stock has been trending somewhat positive on Monday, according to Accern Sentiment. Accern identifies positive and negative media coverage by analyzing more than 20 million news and blog sources. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Aircastle earned a media and rumor sentiment score of 0.20 on Accern's scale. They also gave media stories about the transportation company an impact score of 48.11 out of 100, meaning that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the next few days. View Recent Headlines for Aircastle.

Who are Aircastle's major shareholders?

Aircastle's stock is owned by many different of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (8.06%), LSV Asset Management (4.74%), BlackRock Inc. (4.45%), Diamond Hill Capital Management Inc. (3.05%), Rothschild Asset Management Inc. (2.34%) and River Road Asset Management LLC (2.15%). Company insiders that own Aircastle stock include Joseph Schreiner and Teachers Pension Plan Ontario. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Aircastle.

Which institutional investors are selling Aircastle stock?

AYR stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Advisors Asset Management Inc., River Road Asset Management LLC, Bank of Montreal Can, Cambiar Investors LLC, Wedge Capital Management L L P NC, California Public Employees Retirement System, Diamond Hill Capital Management Inc. and Legal & General Group Plc. View Insider Buying and Selling for Aircastle.

Which institutional investors are buying Aircastle stock?

AYR stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Rothschild Asset Management Inc., Wells Fargo & Company MN, Sei Investments Co., Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, BlackRock Inc., Millennium Management LLC, Citadel Advisors LLC and First Trust Advisors LP. View Insider Buying and Selling for Aircastle.

How do I buy shares of Aircastle?

Shares of AYR can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Aircastle's stock price today?

One share of AYR stock can currently be purchased for approximately $20.95.

How big of a company is Aircastle?

Aircastle has a market capitalization of $1.60 billion and generates $796.62 million in revenue each year. The transportation company earns $147.87 million in net income (profit) each year or $1.87 on an earnings per share basis. Aircastle employs 111 workers across the globe.

How can I contact Aircastle?

Aircastle's mailing address is 201 Tresser Boulevard Suite 400, STAMFORD CT, 06901. The transportation company can be reached via phone at 203-504-1020 or via email at [email protected]

MarketBeat Community Rating for Aircastle (NYSE AYR)

Community Ranking:  2.0 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  236 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  341 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  577
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Aircastle and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe AYR will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe AYR will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 8/20/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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